Truthfully, disabled people are just as complex as their able-bodied counterparts, and they have nuanced stories I’ve enjoyed getting the chance to tell—first on my blog and then as a freelancer for a number of different publications.
Although I’ve penned plenty of stories unrelated to CP, I sometimes worry about becoming a one-note writer.
A huge barrier however stands between the two, securing the date.
While I possess no scientific study to back the following up I speculate the cerebral palsy population receives more rejections than their able-bodied peers.
Such thoughts allow cerebral palsy not only to interfere with finding love but can prevent you from looking.
Conquering the negative self-talk removes one obstacle and lands you closer to addressing the logistical issues.
I wonder if I’m destined to only be associated with the exact thing I’d prefer to minimize.
Having gone ahead and chosen to take my professor’s comment as advice instead of insult, I believe she meant well. But I’m not really trying to respond to her comment.Then, in 2009, I moved into an apartment in Queens, landed a journalism internship, and signed up for that writing course I had audited, this time as a paying student.I knew a good professor when I met one, even if she had intimidated, and maybe insulted, me.” or “Who wants to go out with somebody with a hunched posture?” prevented me from even asking a girl out until college.